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Labuan War Cemetery

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Address: Labuan Island, Malaysia
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Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery which contains a total number...

Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery which contains a total number of 3,900 burials.

The cemetery lies on the Jalan Tanjong Batu road which leads from the airport to the town. It is less than a kilometre from the airport and about 3 kilometres from the Island's town; Victoria.

Within the Cemetery will be found the Labuan Memorial and the Labuan Cremation Memorial.

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Cny 2017

Very well kept and looked after, as an Aussie, i was very impressed with the way our diggers are revered.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well kept and looked after, as an Aussie, i was very impressed with the way our diggers are revered.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very well maintained. Anzac or a remembrance day would be a good time to visit. We visited as group. It is near to the town and south of airport.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I actually work opposite of this spot and I have to say this is a popular tourist location. Daily I see many people taking memorable pictures with the well decorated and repainted cemetery

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I came to Borneo as part of an arranged tour. I had hoped to get here as I knew my Uncle was buried here and no-one of the family had ever managed to visit. My guide had arranged for me to visit here. What a lovely place this is. It is so peaceful, tidy and just a lovely feeling. Although... More 

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Labuan War Cemetery is the final resting place for thousands of soldiers who were fall during the World War 2. It is located near to Tanjung Batu Beach and Tiara Labuan Hotel. The landscape is well-maintained and the atmosphere is so calm. Informative board telling the history events are provided in the cemetery for visitors to understand better about the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Labuan Malaysia, Labuan War Memorial. A solemn/heartfelt cerebration of remembrance day. In Malaysia, Labuan, we were there for our Dad whose Comrades were Australians, New Zealanders, British, Indians, Gurkhas and Malaysians. The ceremony, on the well manicured lawn of the cemetary where 3908 graves of soldiers in perfectly squared platoons, was held on Sunday's 13/11/2016, the nearest weekend to the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Canadian Veteran of 28 years. Attended Remembrance day ceremony Nov 2016. Pleasant ceremony. Well kept grounds.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and sensitive rememberance service. Well organised. Special mention to Mr Willie Teo for organising this very moving event. I will be attending next year in November.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Commonwealth World War II graveyard in Labuan, Borneo. Many of the personnel buried in this cemetery

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

As with all war cemeteries this has been perfectly laid out to honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice

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